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Samsung Galaxy A80 - a smartphone with a rotating triple camera (18 photos + video)


Samsung finally managed to surprise and delightpublic. At the next presentation, the South Korean company introduced the Galaxy A80 smartphone with a large 6.7-inch display without holes or cuts, as well as a universal PTZ camera worthy of the flagship model.

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Layout of proximity and lighting sensorsFingerprint scanner and a unique technology of sound transmission through the surface of the display allowed developers to achieve the maximum value of the useful area of ​​the screen from the total surface of the front panel. The 6.7-inch Super AMOLED display (2400 × 1080 pixels, aspect ratio of 20: 9) completely lacks any cuts or holes. The fingerprint scanner is built into the smartphone screen. Ultrasonic or optical, as in the Galaxy S10 and S10 +, is still unknown.

The main triple camera consists of two sensors.48 megapixel (f / 2.0) and 8 megapixel (f / 2.2, viewing angle 123 °, like the Galaxy S10) and a 3D ToF depth sensor. The original layout made it possible to position the camera system and the LED flash in the upper part of the smartphone body in a special part endowed with a turning mechanism. If you need to take a selfie or hold a video call, the main camera turns into a front one by simply rotating the module 180 ° to the owner's face.


Depth sensor that determines the distance toobjects, allows you to use the "live focus" function when shooting and when shooting video. The stabilization mechanism eliminates the effect of a shaky camera, even when shooting in motion. Recognition of up to 39 standard scenes is provided, adjusting the photos to the shooting conditions.


The hardware of the smartphone A80 is presented8-core processor with a clock frequency of 2.2 GHz, 8 GB of RAM and 128 GB of internal flash memory. There are wireless modules Wi-Fi (802.11a / b / g / n / ac) and Bluetooth 5.0 LE, GPS and GLONASS navigation, USB Type-C 3.1 port, an NFC chip and two nano-SIM slots. The operating system was Android 9.0 Pie (Samsung One UI).


Offline operation of the device provides3,700 mAh battery, supporting fast charging power of 25 watts. The gadget has the Intelligent Battery power saving function using AI, which regulates the performance of the processor, battery and RAM depending on the operating conditions of the device.


The Bixby Scripting feature monitors andanalyzes the user's work with the smartphone throughout the day. Then the most probable work scenarios for each time of day are determined. The Samsung Knox platform provides additional smartphone security using Samsung Pass technology for accessing applications and the Internet using biometric identification.


On sale Samsung Galaxy A80 will be shipped inthree colors: black (Phantom Black), silver (Ghost White) and gold (Angel Gold). Already from May 27, the smartphone will be available in Russia for 49,990 rubles. Dimensions of the device: 165.2 x 76.5 x 9.3 mm. The case is made of glass and metal, but there is no wireless charging for the Galaxy A80.


Source: samsung.com, sammobile.com,